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Conservative Talk Radio No Echo Chamber with Message or Style

UTDave Wrote: Sep 19, 2012 10:35 AM
Limbaugh will always be the godfather, as Neil Bortz likes to call him. Hannity is a less intelligent knock-off of Limbaugh but hit the motherload when FOX News took off a decade ago. As Rush says, his show is show-prep for some talk hosts (like Hannity) . This article is dead on because there are many different "conservative" talk shows out there now with many different viewpoints. I like parts of all of them. However, Mike Church has really resonated with me over the past few years. He is on XM radio on the Patriot channel in the early AM. He brings a "Founding Father/Originalist" point of view to today's politics and it has really opened my eyes to the problems on both sides of the aisles. It is like getting a daily history lesson
John1921 Wrote: Sep 19, 2012 2:24 PM
"Founding Father"/"Originalist" view? Yep, only white Christian men who own property, can pay a poll tax, and pass a litieracy test can vote. Sodomy and blasphemy (only against tha Christian religion) as common-law crimes. States with established, tax-payer funded official religions. As far as I'm concerned, they had it right, but I doubt many folks today really approve of the society the Founders actually lived in. Even if he wasn't hanged, no Libertarian in 1790 America could have been elected to any office..
Reginald10 Wrote: Sep 19, 2012 4:36 PM
Horsefeathers. There was no such nonsense in Pennsylvania; no state church, no segregation or "Jim Crow" laws. Don't confuse the states of the Confederacy with the way America was founded.
(The following is the first of three excerpts from The Right Frequency: The Story of the Talk Radio Giants Who Shook Up the Political and Media Establishment, by Fred Lucas; History Publishing Company. The adapted excerpts look at talk radio rivalries.)

“One party will tax and spend; one party won’t tax but will spend: It’s both of them,” Glenn Beck said at the 2010 Conservative Political Action Conference. “All they’re talking about is we need a big tent. We need a big tent. Can we get a bigger tent? How can we get a big tent? What is this,...